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Noun1.Pitymys - pine mice
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
Cricetidae, family Cricetidae - mostly small New World rodents including New World mice and lemmings and voles and hamsters
pine mouse, pine vole, Pitymys pinetorum - short-tailed glossy-furred burrowing vole of the eastern United States
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Studies of voles in the genera Microtus, Pitymys, and Myodes suggest that most species consume relatively large amounts of free water per day when kept in captivity and fed artificial diets of dry lab chow.
Entre los mamiferos salvajes mas importantes, se encuentran: Sus scrofa (jabali), Vulpes vulpes (zorro), Crocidura russula (musarana comun), Lepus europaeus (liebre), Oryctolagus cuniculus (conejo), Mustela nivalis (comadreja), Apodemus sylvaticus (raton de campo), Pitymys duodecimcostatus (topillo comun), Erinaceus euroaeus (erizo).